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[5 Dec 2016]

The filmmaker Tiffany Hsiung discusses her critically acclaimed first feature The Apology, a film that follows three grandmothers seeking a formal apology from the Japanese government for their enslavement as ‘comfort women’ during World War II, with Joseph Planta.

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[1 Dec 2016]

The writer, historian, and former newspaper proprietor Conrad Black discusses the forthcoming Trump presidency, and his new collection Backward Glances: People and Events from Inside and Out (Signal, 2016), and more, with Joseph Planta.

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[28 Nov 2016]

The Vancouver Sun’s Peter O’Neil, veteran Ottawa correspondent, discusses his new book I Am a Metis: The Story of Gerry St. Germain (Harbour Publishing, 2016), with Joseph Planta.

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[24 Nov 2016]

The acclaimed poet Gregory Scofield discusses his new collection Witness, I Am (Nightwood Editions, 2016), missing and murdered Indigenous women, and more, with Joseph Planta.

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[23 Nov 2016]

The author, journalist, and playwright Mark Leiren-Young discusses his new book The Killer Whale Who Changed the World (Greystone, 2016), with Joseph Planta.

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[21 Nov 2016]

The journalist Mohamed Fahmy discusses his memoir, The Marriott Cell: An Epic Journey from Cairo’s Scorpion Prison to Freedom (Random House, 2016), with Joseph Planta.

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[17 Nov 2016]

The former federal cabinet minister The Hon. Tom McMillan discusses his new book and memoir Not My Party: The Rise and Fall of Canadian Tories, from Robert Stanfield to Stephen Harper (Nimbus, 2016), with Joseph Planta.

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[16 Nov 2016]

Colin Henthorne discusses his new book The Queen of the North Disaster: The Captain’s Story (Harbour Publishing, 2016), with Joseph Planta.

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[15 Nov 2016]

The journalist Christopher Pollon, a contributing editor at The Tyee, discusses his new book, The Peace in Peril: The Real Cost of the Site C Dam (Harbour Publishing, 2016), with Joseph Planta, which features photography by Ben Nelms.

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[10 Nov 2016]

The bestselling author Ami McKay discusses her latest, The Witches of New York (Knopf, 2016), feminism, life in 1880’s Manhattan, magic & more, with Joseph Planta.